Drop-leaf table

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1740-1770

GUSN

GUSN-25090

Description

Drop-leaf table. Hard maple with cherry side rails. Rectangular top with semicircular drop leaves. Leaves fold out to form a round top. Top and leaves have ovolo-molded outer edge. Plain edges on skirt of leaves. Ogee arch molding on skirt of rectangular top. Top secured with wooden pins driven through top into frame. Straight cabriole legs terminate in footed pad feet. Initials "EC" written underneath one leaf in chalk.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dropleaf tables
tables (support furniture)
maple (wood)
cherry (wood)
cherry (wood)
maple (wood)
Queen Anne
Maple
Cherry
Unidentified Metal
Queen Anne
TABLE

Inscription

See description.

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Newbury, MA

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

27 5/8 x 50 1/4 x 48 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1963.128